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Graduate Design Engineer

Cambridgeshire   •  £28000 - £32000 per annum  •  Permanent, Full time


A biopharmaceutical company has an exciting opportunity for Graduate Design Engineer to join its R&D hub in Cambridge. This role will focus on the design of concept products, rapid prototyping, and design-for-manufacture in a next-gen cell & gene therapy manufacturing sphere. Experience in CAD and prototyping are essential requirements. Any knowledge or experience in fluid dynamics/mechanics is highly desirable.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Concepting, CAD, FEA for an iterative design ethos.
  • Prototyping of parts & assemblies suitable for 3D printing, CNC manufacture & injection moulding.
  • Documentation of design & prototyping work for traceable development.
  • Planning and running of studies for material evaluations
  • Engaging with suppliers & manufacturing partners
  • Maintaining a clean and safe working environment and work within current health and safety procedures
  • Assist in other areas of R&D as required

Qualifications, Skills and Experience

  • MEng / BEng + MSc Mechanical Engineering
  • High level of proficiency in an Industry-standard CAD package. Solidworks, CATIA, CREO
  • Experience with prototyping

It would be an advantage if you can demonstrate:

  • Proficiency with design for additive manufacture
  • A working knowledge of fluid mechanics
  • An understanding of biocompatibility & hygienic design


You must have the right to work in the UK. Learn more

  • Agency: Cranleigh Scientific
  • Reference: 7175
  • Posted: 11th January 2022
  • Expires: 8th February 2022

Cranleigh Scientific

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